PLEASE NOTE: We have sold out of this months feature yarn but you can still join in with this months Makers Club with one of our regular yarn bases listed in the drop down menu.
A different approach to yarn clubs. No subscription necessary!
By joining the July club you are supporting another small maker with an at home indie business.
Please Note: Any items purchased with this club will not be posted until July. Please purchase alternative Makers Club months separately so postage will calculate correctly.
A beautiful blend of Blue Faced Leicester, Silk and Cashmere is what we have in store for you this month. See more information about this yarn below.
Recommended Needle Size: 2.5 - 4mm needles
Gauge (stocking stitch): 28sts x 36 rows over 10cm/4 inches
on 3.25mm (US 3) needles
Our Maker of the Month for July is Marc from Lumigrafika. Marc makes a range of fantastic accessories for fibre artists and we couldn't resist these cute coffee/tea mugs. Check out the Lumigrafika shop on Etsy here.
By purchasing this Makers Club you will receive one of Marc's lovely mugs in the style shown in the photo.
June Fibre Exploration - BFL Delicious 4 Ply.
BFL Delicious - This is a beautiful blended fibre of 70% Blue Faced Leicester and 20% Silk and 10% Cashmere. This fingering weight yarn (4 ply weight) is just so soft with the most delicious sheen from both the long staple length BFL and the silk with the added luxury of Cashmere. 400m per 100 gram skein. This yarn is made up of 3 plies which give it a lovely rounded appearance.
Lux Sock - Our regular yarn base available in a wide range of regular and seasonal colourways. 85% ultra fine Australian Merino 15% Nylon. Close to skin soft and versatile for all knitting and crochet needs. 400m per 100 gram skein.
Lux Sock High Twist - A regular yarn base available in a wide range of regular and seasonal colourways. 85% ultra fine Australian Merino 15% Nylon in a high twist spin. Close to skin soft and versatile for all knitting and crochet needs. 400m per 100 gram skein.
Merino Silk Yak - One of our regular luxury blend yarns 60% Merino 20% Silk 20% Yak. Gorgeous for sweaters and shawls, hats, scarves and pretty much anything except socks. This yarn is soft, has a beautiful drape and a pretty sheen. The grey base creates depth of colour when dye is applied and the yak gives the colour a light grey halo effect. 366m per 100 grams.
Silky Sock - This is a gorgeous luxury yarn base of 50% Superwash Merino and 50% Mulberry Silk. Fingering weight with 400m per 100 grams. You can see more of how this yarn dyes up in our regular listings under the 'Fingering Weight' section of the website.
DK Superwash Merino - A beautiful Australian superwash 100% Merino yarn in 8 ply. It is soft enough for baby garments, blankets and of course any adult garments as well.